Applications for Tri-M Music Honor Society open 9/13

on September 13, 2021

Tri-M stands for Modern Music Makers and is an international music honor society founded in 1952. Tri-M currently has over 2,100 chapters and involves more than 84,000 students throughout the country and around the globe. It is designed to recognize exceptional music students who meet the music, academic and character criteria as recommended by the National Association for Music Education. M-W’s Tri-M chapter is composed of junior and senior students enrolled in music class at Monroe-Woodbury High School who also participate in additional music ensembles and demonstrate high academic achievement. Here’s what you need to know if you want to apply for membership:

Criteria For Admission:

  1. Student must be a Junior or Senior.
  2. Student must be a good standing member of any MWHS performance ensemble (band, choir, orchestra)
  3. Students must have successfully completed a NYSSMA solo in their high school career with a minimum score of 26 for level 4 and 90 for level 5 and 6.
  4. Participation in All-County ensembles is strongly encouraged.
  5. Participation in community instrumental or choral ensembles is strongly encouraged.
  6. Student must maintain a “97%” or higher in all of their music classes and a “92%” or higher overall average during the current school year.
  7. Character Strength: Be of excellent character and exhibit a positive attitude. Take a leadership role in the music program. Be a good role model for other students.
  8. As a member of this chapter of Tri-M Music Honor Society, the student agrees to help as needed at MWHS music events and fundraisers.

Key Dates

Applications are due:

Thursday, October 4th, 2021 2:00 p.m.

Acceptance letters are emailed:

Thursday, October 7th, 2020 2:00 p.m.

First meeting/turn in all signed paperwork and dues:

Thursday, October 14th, 2021 2:00 p.m.

Induction Ceremony:

Thursday, October 28th, 2021 6:00 p.m.

Forms and Instructions

Tri-M Application 2021-2022

Tri-M Officer Application 2021

TriM 2021 Non-Music Subject Area Teacher Evaluation

TriM 2021 Ensemble Teacher Evaluation and Recommendation